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Saturday - Martin Handley

Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Music Playlist, compiled from listener requests.
Email or text 83111 with your music requests.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Malcolm Arnold

    Three Shanties for Wind Quintet (Op.4)

    Performer: Jonathan Kelly, Claire Briggs, Susanna Cohen, Emma Johnson, Sir Malcolm Arnold & Jaime Martin.
    • Arnold: Complete Works for Clarinet: Emma Johnson.
    • ASV.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No 1 in C major, BWV 1066 (Overture)

    Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • J.S. Bach, Orchestral Suites, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman.
    • RCA.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Trio for clarinet, violin and piano, K498, 'Kegelstatt'

    Performer: Jack Brymer. Performer: Patrick Ireland. Performer: Stephen Kovacevich.
    • Mozart: Complete Piano Trios, Clarinet Trio:.
    • Philips.
    • 6.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    La delaissado (Chants d'Auvergne)

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
    • Guilty Pleasures.
    • DECCA.
    • 10.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto for cello and orchestra no. 1 (H.7b.1) in C major, 1st mvt; Moderato

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Haydn: Cello Concertos in C & D: Isserlis, COE, Norrington.
    • RCA Victor.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    An Chloe for voice and piano (K.524)

    Singer: Barbara Hendricks. Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 12.
  • Alessandro Marcello

    Oboe Concerto in D minor

    Performer: Paolo Grazzi. Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Director: Giovanni Antonini.
    • TELDEC.
  • Arturo Márquez

    Danzon for orchestra no. 2 [1993]

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Dudamel: Fiesta.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Fair Melusina, Op 32

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mendelssohn Overturen London Symphony Orchestra Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Menuet célèbre (Humoresques de concert, Op 14)

    Performer: Antonín Kubálek.
    • My gift to you - piano encores: Antonin Kubalek.
    • Dorian.
  • Richard Strauss

    Schlagobers - ballet in 2 acts (Op.70), Schlagobers-Walzer

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Strauss: Schlagobers, Munchen: Detroit SO/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Ambroise Thomas

    Mignon (Overture)

    Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • French Bonbons: BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Victor Hely-Hutchinson

    Old Mother Hubbard 'in the manner of Handel'

    Singer: Bejun Mehta. Performer: Julius Drake.
    • Bejun Mehta - Down by the Salley Gardens.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 19.


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